Location of the villas in Croatia
To the finest details decorated interiors, neat courtyards and gardens with swimming pools, in a pleasant environment and absolute privacy, these are just some of the reasons why the Villas in Croatia have become a favorite choice of guest accommodation along the entire Adriatic coast. Close to the beach or with a sea view, with or without the swimming pool, in a quiet surrounding without too much noise, you can find something for everyone’s taste. The number of exclusive villas in the last few years is growing rapidly, and everything gets booked months before the main season. Such holidays include renting yachts, chefs, battlers, swimming pools, private beaches, wine cellars, luxury cars, etc. The most desirable location for guests who book a villa in Croatia is Dubrovnik and surroundings, followed by Hvar and Istria, and for the last few years there is a growing demand for villas in Split, Zadar and its surroundings.
A fast-growing market among British guests
Croatia has become the second destination in the world for British tourists who want to spend their annual holiday vacation in some of the best and most luxurious facilities. Spain as a destination is the first choice, which in 2017 recorded an increase in bookings of houses and holiday villas by 35 percent compared to the year before, but interest for Croatia this year is even 44% higher than last year, and therefore from the second place ´kicked out ‘France. This information is even more valuable knowing that France is one of the world's most famous tourist destinations, hosts more than 80 million travelers and tourists from all over the world. Villas in Croatia have even exceeded Italy's demand, whose luxury homes and holiday villas came to fifth place last year. Croatia has also been ranked second in the ranking of the fastest growing destinations for renting holiday houses and villas.
Villas in Croatia as an investment
Although the demand for renting villas in Croatia is considerably higher than for buying a villa, it often happens that a guest becomes a buyer, if not the villa where he spent his holiday, then some other attractive villa at the location he liked. Also, local and foreign buyers increasingly buy houses, villas and properties as an investment, to rent the property after construction or renovation to tourists in periods when they are not using it. Some owners acknowledged that high investment returns because they invested immense money into the luxury property to sell it, but nowadays it is not so easy to recognize the situation as an ideal business opportunity. Now, they realized that in case it is needed they would give villa for rent. For villas and houses that are close to the sea the price is not going down, but is stable, somewhere has a slight increase. If we talk about prices, the most expensive villas are in Dubrovnik, Hvar, Korcula, Split and on slopes next to Omis and in Istria on seafront locations. The most popular villas are four-bedroom villas with a daily rent of 400 to 600 euros, while the most expensive are those whose daily rent is from 5000 to 6000 euros. Depending on personal tastes and needs, larger or smaller gardens, city proximity, restaurants, sea view and similar features are what guests are looking for. Guests often want to hire chefs, for one night or for the entire stay. Massages, manicures and similar treatments are many times requested. Often, boats are rented with or without a skipper to go on daily excursions, and it is not rare to use a rent-a-car service too. Mostly, shorter stays are charged according to the listed prices, while you can sometimes negotiate a price for a several weeks stay.
Villas in Croatia - a choice for your vacation
There are more and more villas in Croatia in offer and the clients who decide on this type of the vacation are not tourists seeking only the sea, the sun and the fun. Guests are looking for a peaceful family vacation so the villas in inland of Istria have a lot of requests. They are looking for houses with traditional style as well as modern furnishings. Of course, it is obligatory that the house has a living room, larger bedrooms with its own bathrooms and wardrobes. Swimming pools and larger terraces are also preferred, while special services require daily cleaning, washing and ironing, as well as cooks preparing the local dishes and specialties.
What is certainly the most impressive for guests in villas in Croatia is that they feel like in the oasis of peace that inspires the peculiar Croatian tradition and at the same time give them the comfort of a modern style. Quite often, each of the villas tells one of their unique stories with a lot of details inside the villa that are often a reflection of the personality of both, the owner and the area in which it is located. The character of the villa and the uniqueness that is reflected in quality, and with all the additional services make luxury villas irresistible and charming for every guest.
Thanks to the aforementioned facts, villas in Croatia certainly awaits a promising business and guest market now and in the future.